If you’re in my neck of the woods, come hang out with me!

 

Sa1000E Silkpunk: Asian themes and influences in SF/FSat 10:00 AM-11:00 AM Ballroom E

Chu, Kerr, Kimbriel, Landon, Liu*, Oliver

Exploring the use of Asian concepts and locations in the work of Guy Gavriel Kay, Neil Gaiman, and Ken Liu contextualized as just a few of many.

 

Sa1100DR AutographingSat 11:00 AM-Noon Dealers’ Room

Brust, Chu, Liu, N. J. Moore, Morrow, White

 

Sa1500CC ReadingSat 3:00 PM-3:30 PM Conference Center

Wesley Chu

 

Su1200F Performing Major Surgery on Your NovelSun Noon-1:00 PM Ballroom F

Cargill, Cheney*, Chu, Marmell, Sarath, Wood

When do you know it’s time for a major redo of your novel? What do you do when an editor asks for a severe change in word count, to delete or add a subplot, or change the viewpoint character? Is it best to cut with precision, or chuck it all and start over?